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Writing Can Be Fun for Kids!

Here is a post I wrote in 2017 about Writing Can Be Fun for Kids! I hope you enjoy it and read, read and read again to your children and grandchildren. WRITING CAN BE FUN FOR KIDS! I hear many … Continue reading

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What does it mean to be an Indie Author?

Here is an old post I wrote in 2017. It is still relevant and important to all indie authors. I updated it and added a recent article from a local paper, Londonderry Times, on August 22, 2019 that features an … Continue reading

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Is There Life Before and After Writing?

This is an old post from 2016 that I wanted to share again. I still feel this way about writing and can’t live without it even for one day. How do you feel about writing? Growing up I was always … Continue reading

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Writing in Different Genres!

This is an old post from 2017 that I wanted to share with you again. I wrote this as part of anthology with other authors for best-selling author, Kristina Stanley. Check out this book for more enjoyable posts by other … Continue reading

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How Much Writing Should Writers Do Each Day?

As a writer I believe that we should write in some form every day. Will writing every day guarantee that we are successful? That is the question that all writers want answered. How much writing do you do – daily, … Continue reading

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Interview with Author Allan Hudson!

ALLAN HUDSON Please welcome author Allan Hudson to Jemsbooks Blog Author Interview Segment. Thank you, Allan, for coming today. I’ll turn over the reins to you now. I’m looking forward to learning more about you. Thank you, Janice, for having … Continue reading

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Writing in Different Genres!

              Writing in Different Genres How important is it for authors to be able to write across genres? First of all, not everyone cares to write in multi-genres. There are some who choose to … Continue reading

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THREE-DAY QUOTE – DAY THREE!

Thank you, Bette A. Stevens, for nominating me. THREE-DAY QUOTE – DAY THREE! Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence. Helen Keller I nominate: 1. Don Massenzio – DSM Publications 2. … Continue reading

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Writing Can Be Fun for Kids!

WRITING CAN BE FUN FOR KIDS! I hear many times from my grandkids that writing is not fun. When I worked in a school system in Massachusetts the kids would groan when we asked them to write a story about … Continue reading

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Rocks of New Hampshire!

Mountain Views There are more rocks than we residents of New Hampshire care to have. Each time we dig in our yards we hit more rocks, some small some large. Before houses can be built blasting takes place in many … Continue reading

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